Daisy Thomas is a dedicated wife and mother of three living in Cottonwood Heights. Daisy is a lifelong organizer, building inclusive coalitions to make change. At the University of Florida she served as Asian Student Union Political Director and founded Asian VOICES, a GOTV/civic engagement initiative. She also founded the Society for Academic Religious Studies and served on the Interfaith Council. Professionally, Daisy owned and was Managing Director for an online media outlet that received over 11 million hits per month. As a member of the Junior League in Florida, California, and Utah, she has served as Chair of Human Trafficking Awareness, Board Secretary, and Special Events Co-Director.
While homeschooling her children in Utah, Daisy helped open and organize the Utah for Bernie Sanders office. She was elected Precinct Chair, Secretary for the Utah Democratic Asian Pacific Islander Caucus, and National Delegate for Bernie Sanders. She has since worked with Bernie and Hillary supporters to build the Democratic Party in Utah.
Daisy also serves as Chief of Staff of Utah Progressives, on the Utah State Democratic Platform Committee and as a voting member of both the Salt Lake County and State Central Committees.